Jan 22, 2016

U.S. deploys F-22 fighters to Yokota base in Japan

The U.S. Air Force has flown 14 F-22 stealth fighters to Yokota Air Base in western Tokyo, the Japanese Defense Ministry said Friday. The arrival of the latest model of stealth fighters follows North Korea’s nuclear test on Jan. 6 and the victory of ...

Jan 7, 2016

South Korea announces start of anti-North propaganda broadcasts

In response to North Korea’s latest nuclear test, South Korea on Thursday announced it would resume cross-border propaganda broadcasts that Pyongyang considers an act of war. Seoul also began talks with Washington that could see the arrival of nuclear-powered U.S. submarines and warplanes to ...

Jan 7, 2016

Obama, Park pledge 'most powerful' sanctions on N. Korea

The U.S. and South Korean presidents vowed Thursday to impose the “most powerful and comprehensive” sanctions on North Korea after its globally condemned fourth nuclear test. The North said Wednesday it had successfully tested its first hydrogen bomb, triggering international concern and anger from ...